Business Development Manager - SEO/PPC - Flitwick, Bedfordshire

Posted 8 March by Additional Resources Ltd Easy Apply
Business Development Manager - SEO/PPC - Flitwick, Bedfordshire

Salary: From £35,000 + Commission

Our Client is looking for an experienced Business Development Manager with a proven track record of selling digital marketing services, including SEO and PPC.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing his/her own leads, and implementing the companies business development strategy. From lead generation, as well as lead nurturing - you will manage the sales pipeline from start to finish.

The typical sales cycle sees a lead generated, a meeting set and attended, a proposal drawn up and delivered, and then an agreement signed. You will form the core of this process.

The goal is to drive sustainable financial growth through boosting sales and forging strong relationships with clients.

The successful candidate will meet our customer acquisition, client value, and revenue growth objectives.

You will contribute to and deliver upon key growth sales strategies, tactics and action plans. Successful execution of these strategies is required to achieve your financial targets. Duties will include hitting annual targets, building relationships and understanding customer trends.

What you`ll be doing day to day

Assisting with implementing our business development strategy focused on commercial gain

Arranging business development meetings with prospective clients, attending those meetings, and seeing the prospect through to closing.

Pipeline management of own leads and opportunities

Own and hit/exceed annual sales targets within assigned prospects

Contribute to sales strategy, ensuring delivery against sales targets and expanding customer base, based on growth strategy of financial gain and customer satisfaction.

Arrange and attend business meetings with prospective clients

Conduct research to identify new markets and customer needs

Prepare quality sales proposals ensuring adherence to company policy and attention to details

Keep accurate and upto date records of sales and pipeline in Salesforce

Provide a solid and thorough handover to Account Managers

Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships

Partner with customers to understand their business needs and objectives

Effectively communicate the value proposition through proposals and presentations

Required experience and skills

Proven digital marketing sales experience, where the candidate has regularly met or exceeded targets

Previous experience in the digital marketing sector

Ability to communicate, present and influence all levels of the organization, including executive and C-level

Proficiency in MS Office and CRM software - namely, Salesforce

Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close

Proven ability to articulate the distinct aspects of products and services (SEO & PPC OR Web Development / Magento)

Proven ability to position products against competitors and healthy market knowledge

Excellent listening, negotiation, time management and presentation skills

Excellent verbal and written communications skills with keen attention to detail

BA/BS degree or equivalent

You will be based in a modern open-plan office - with lots of space and plenty of natural light - in Flitwick (Bedfordshire), right next to the train station.

Marketing is at the heart of the company. We work on interesting, challenging projects in a broad range of industries. Our clients include some of the UK`s leading brands.

The company is keen that you`re able to develop your skills and experience, so hold regular training sessions (with lunch provided).

If you feel you have the necessary experience and meet the criteria given above please send you most recent CV to Additional Resources Limited.

Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

Required skills

  • IT Sales
  • Sales
  • Business Development Manager

Reference: 34640078

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